Yamantaka Fire Puja
Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2018 Fire Puja such a successful event. Our next annual Fire Puja will be scheduled for likely sometime in September 2019. Stay tuned for details closer to the time.
Sunday 30 September 2018
Below are details on the upcoming 2018 Fire Puja and also information on what a Fire Puja is and the benefits.
The DCI Annual Yamantaka Fire Puja followed by Refreshments/Light Lunch will be on Sunday, 30 September, 2018 from 10am-12pm and then followed by delicious refreshments/light lunch for sale. The Fire Puja will be held outside by the Stupa and will be led by Geshe Wangchen. The morning tea will be available in the courtyard following the puja. Please note that this Sunday Daylight Savings begins and clocks go forward an hour.
Registration is now open:
We need your help with: preparations, baking goods for the morning tea, books and other items for the Bring n’ Buy Table and volunteers on the day. There will also be a Working Bee on the Saturday the day before the Puja – 29 September from 10am – 2pm. Please let us know if you can help; there will be a section on the Online Registration Form where you can offer help. Thank you!
What is a Yamantaka Jangwa Puja?
The Yamantaka Peaceful Fire Puja is excellent for clearing obstacles – including obstacles to our Dharma practice as well as to success in business, family, health & happiness. Geshe Wangchen will lead the puja. Families welcome. Everyone welcome to attend and participate or observe. This puja is by donation.
How to Register
There are two ways to register, sponsor the puja and include your dedications. This puja is a powerful opportunity to sponsor dedications for family, friends and others in need. Abundant offerings are made during the Fire Puja and so there are great opportunities for sponsorship. Any amount is welcome.
Another option is to:
Morning Tea After Puja
After the Fire Puja, delicious Refreshments/Light Lunch will be available for sale. There will also be a Bring n’ Buy Table. All proceeds go to support Dorje Chang Institute’s Gompa Lighting Repair and Upgrade.
We need your help. Consider baking some baked goods or preparing some light lunch (sandwiches, etc.) that we could sell following the Fire Puja. Perhaps you have some nice items you could donate to our Bring n’ Buy table? If you plan to support in this way, please note this on your online registration or send us an email with your support. Thank you!